|31 Dec 2017||31 Mar 2018|
|Monetary Financial Institutions||740.3||700.3||40.0||734.6||697.2||37.3|
|Other Financial Intermediaries||3,133.9||3,058.8||75.1||3,163.2||3,082.1||81.0|
At 31st March 2018, Ireland’s quarterly international investment position (IIP) results show overall stocks of foreign financial assets of €4,639bn – an increase of €12bn on the end-December 2017 level, while the corresponding stocks of foreign financial liabilities increased by €8bn to €5,073bn over the quarter. Irish residents had an overall net foreign liability of €434bn at end-March 2018, an improvement of €4bn on the net foreign liability level at end-December 2017 – see Table 1(a).
Some points of note in the Quarter 1 2018 IIP are: